Faisal Mahmud

Faisal Mahmud

Asia

Bangladesh editor arrested after report on executed Jamaat leader

Protesters attack Daily Sangram's offices after it called Abdul Quader Molla, who was hanged for war crimes, a 'martyr'.

Bangladesh editor arrested after report on executed Jamaat leader

Bangladesh

Holey Artisan cafe attack: Dhaka court sentences seven to death

Seven people sentenced to death in connection with 2016 attack on Dhaka cafe that left 22 dead.

Holey Artisan cafe attack: Dhaka court sentences seven to death

Women's Rights

Bangladeshi women recount stories of abuse in Saudi Arabia

Female workers returning from Saudi Arabia say they suffered backbreaking working hours and sexual abuse.

Bangladeshi women recount stories of abuse in Saudi Arabia

Bangladesh

Bangladesh sentences 16 to death over Nusrat Jahan Rafi murder

The 19-year-old student was set on fire after she accused a teacher of sexual harassment.

Bangladesh sentences 16 to death over Nusrat Jahan Rafi murder

Bangladesh

Nusrat Jahan Rafi case: Bangladesh court due to deliver verdict

Nusrat Rafi, 19, was burned to death after she accused her teacher of harassing her - a case that sparked protests.

Nusrat Jahan Rafi case: Bangladesh court due to deliver verdict

Bangladesh

Bangladesh student killing: Thousands protest demanding justice

Alleged killing of an undergraduate student by ruling party activists for his Facebook posts sparks protests.

Bangladesh student killing: Thousands protest demanding justice

Bangladesh

In Pictures: Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh two years on

Sunday marks two years since the mass exodus of Rohingya to Bangladesh after Myanmar's military campaign against them.

In Pictures: Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh two years on

Bangladesh

Empty buses in Bangladesh as no Rohingya turn up for repatriation

Fresh push to repatriate Rohingya refugees to Myanmar fails amid demands of safety and full citizenship.

Empty buses in Bangladesh as no Rohingya turn up for repatriation

Dengue

Why is Bangladesh grappling with a record dengue fever outbreak?

Poor urban planning, government mismanagement and resilience of some viral strands lead to the worst-ever outbreak.

Why is Bangladesh grappling with a record dengue fever outbreak?

Asia

Spate of lynchings over child abduction rumours jolts Bangladesh

At least 8 killed by mob in past 2 weeks over false rumours that children were sacrificed in building of a bridge.

Spate of lynchings over child abduction rumours jolts Bangladesh

Asia

Row erupts over antibiotics discovery in Bangladesh packaged milk

Dhaka University research team conducts two separate tests within a month to find antibiotics in five major milk brands.

Row erupts over antibiotics discovery in Bangladesh packaged milk

Asia

Fears of another inferno at Bangladesh's busy Iftar Bazar

Months after deadly Chawk Bazar blaze, worries of another fire loom over Dhaka's oldest and largest Ramadan market.

Fears of another inferno at Bangladesh's busy Iftar Bazar